Why I Started a Blog and How You Can Too

how to start a blog
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Why I Blog

  • Sharing my thoughts
  • Connecting with the FI community
  • Tracking my progress
  • Practicing writing
  • Building a side hustle

Starting a Blog — How To

Pick Your Host

  1. Go to Bluehost and click the “Get Started Now” button.
  2. Choose a package (see screenshot below).
  3. Enter your domain name or find a new one if you haven’t got one already. (You can also choose to do this later.
  4. Enter your personal information.
Bluehost subscription plans

Find a Good Domain

Choose a Platform

Choose a Theme

Choose wordpress theme

Implement Plugins

Wordpress plugins

How to Build Traffic to Your Site

Mailing List




Comment on Other Blogs

SEO — Search Engine Optimization.



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